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Another word for wound

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Noun
  1. Marked tissue damage, especially when produced by physical injury

      1. The physical or psychological condition produced by trauma.
      2. A wound or injury.
      1. Serious injury to the body, as from physical violence or an accident:
      2. Severe emotional or mental distress caused by an experience:
      3. An experience that causes severe anxiety or emotional distress, such as rape or combat:
    See also:

    help

  2. A state of physical or mental suffering

    See also:

    happy

Verb
  1. To cause physical damage to

      1. To cause physical harm to; hurt:
      2. To experience injury in (oneself or a body part):
      3. To cause damage to; impair:
      1. To cause physical damage or pain to (an individual or a body part); injure:
      2. To experience injury or pain to or in (an individual or a body part):
      3. To cause mental or emotional suffering to; distress:
    See also:

    help

  2. To inflict physical or mental injury or distress on

    See also:

    help

  3. To cause suffering or painful sorrow to

      1. An unpleasant feeling occurring as a result of injury or disease, usually localized in some part of the body:
      2. Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
      3. Mental or emotional suffering; distress.
      1. To cause physical harm to; hurt:
      2. To experience injury in (oneself or a body part):
      3. To cause damage to; impair:
      1. To cause physical damage or pain to (an individual or a body part); injure:
      2. To experience injury or pain to or in (an individual or a body part):
      3. To cause mental or emotional suffering to; distress:
      1. To cause to be sorrowful; distress:
      2. To mourn or sorrow for:
      3. To file an official or formal grievance on account of (an actual or perceived injustice).
      1. To cause strain, anxiety, or suffering to.
      2. To mar or otherwise treat (an object or fabric, for example) to give the appearance of an antique or of heavy prior use.
      3. To constrain or overcome by harassment.
      1. To distress; afflict.
      2. To inflict an injury or injuries on.
    See also:

    happy

Another word for wound

Modifier
Noun
      1. A mark left on the skin after a surface injury or wound has healed.
      2. A lingering sign of damage or injury, either mental or physical:
      3. A mark indicating a former attachment, as of a leaf to a stem.
      1. To cause physical damage or pain to (an individual or a body part); injure:
      2. To experience injury or pain to or in (an individual or a body part):
      3. To cause mental or emotional suffering to; distress:
      1. To injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of (part of the body) without breaking the skin, as by a blow.
      2. To damage (plant tissue), as by abrasion or pressure:
      3. To dent or mar.
Verb
  1. To hurt the body

      1. To cause physical harm to; hurt:
      2. To experience injury in (oneself or a body part):
      3. To cause damage to; impair:
      1. To remove (an outer layer, for example) from a surface by forceful strokes of an edged or rough instrument:
      2. To abrade or smooth by rubbing with a sharp or rough instrument.
      3. To rub (a surface) with considerable pressure, as with an edged instrument or a hard object.
      1. To make a long deep cut in; slash deeply.
      2. A long deep cut.
      3. A deep flesh wound.
    See also:

    hurt

    cut

  2. To hurt the feelings

      1. An unpleasant feeling occurring as a result of injury or disease, usually localized in some part of the body:
      2. Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
      3. Mental or emotional suffering; distress.
      1. To cause to overturn; knock or tip over:
      2. To disturb the functioning, order, or course of:
      3. To cause (the stomach) to feel ill.
      1. A state of distress, affliction, difficulty, or need:
      2. A distressing or difficult circumstance or situation:
      3. A cause or source of distress, disturbance, or difficulty: